Learn to Smoke Meat with Jeff Phillips http://www.smoking-meat.com Fri, 16 Feb 2018 22:29:25 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.4 http://www.smoking-meat.com/image-files/cropped-smoking_meats_pig_butts_logo-large-1-32x32.png Learn to Smoke Meat with Jeff Phillips http://www.smoking-meat.com 32 32 Smoked and Seared Pork Belly Slices http://www.smoking-meat.com/february-1-2018-smoked-pork-belly-slices http://www.smoking-meat.com/february-1-2018-smoked-pork-belly-slices#comments Thu, 01 Feb 2018 04:44:25 +0000 http://www.smoking-meat.com/?p=27372 I'm on my third batch of these smoked pork belly slices otherwise known as “pure deliciousness” in order to get the recipe and instructions absolutely perfect and I have to say, you NEED these really bad although your doctor may disagree! These are not entirely healthy and you probably shouldn't eat these everyday but for […]]]> http://www.smoking-meat.com/february-1-2018-smoked-pork-belly-slices/feed 5 Smoked Pig Shots http://www.smoking-meat.com/january-18-2018-smoked-pig-shots http://www.smoking-meat.com/january-18-2018-smoked-pig-shots#comments Thu, 18 Jan 2018 04:48:03 +0000 http://www.smoking-meat.com/?p=27326 If you're looking for a smoked appetizer that has super bowl party written all over it.. you've found it! A slice of sausage, wrapped in thick bacon and held secure with a toothpick to form a cup. The cups are filled with almost anything but my favorite is a cream cheese mixture containing chopped jalapeño, […]]]> http://www.smoking-meat.com/january-18-2018-smoked-pig-shots/feed 9 Smoked Christmas Chickens http://www.smoking-meat.com/december-7-2017-smoked-christmas-chickens http://www.smoking-meat.com/december-7-2017-smoked-christmas-chickens#comments Thu, 07 Dec 2017 05:27:05 +0000 http://www.smoking-meat.com/?p=27251 Smoked Christmas ChickenThese smoked cornish hens are spatchcocked (butterflied), dry brined overnight, coated with a special mayo, herb & rub mixture and then smoked until they are juicy, tender and delicious! Might be the best chicken I've had in a while and if you are looking for something to cook for your Christmas guests that will surprise […]]]> http://www.smoking-meat.com/december-7-2017-smoked-christmas-chickens/feed 6 2017 Christmas Gift Guide http://www.smoking-meat.com/2017-christmas-gift-guide http://www.smoking-meat.com/2017-christmas-gift-guide#comments Fri, 01 Dec 2017 19:03:21 +0000 http://www.smoking-meat.com/?p=27207 As we near the holidays, I wanted to throw in a few ideas to help with your gift giving whether you are looking to purchase something for someone else or for yourself. These are things that I use myself and have found to be of superior quality and usefulness. Enjoy! Bayou Classic Injector – $15 […]]]> http://www.smoking-meat.com/2017-christmas-gift-guide/feed 6 Espresso Brined Tri-tip Smoked with Pecan http://www.smoking-meat.com/november-30-2017-espresso-brined-tri-tip-smoked-with-pecan http://www.smoking-meat.com/november-30-2017-espresso-brined-tri-tip-smoked-with-pecan#comments Thu, 30 Nov 2017 04:51:39 +0000 http://www.smoking-meat.com/?p=27172 Smoked tri-tip is one of my favorite cuts of beef that I cook on the smoker. It is tender, delicious and doesn’t take a long time to prepare. In this version, I used an espresso brine that incorporates coffee as well as a touch of cocoa to really make that delicious beef flavor pop. The […]]]> http://www.smoking-meat.com/november-30-2017-espresso-brined-tri-tip-smoked-with-pecan/feed 10 Jalapeño Cream Cheese Stuffed Chicken Thighs http://www.smoking-meat.com/october-18-2017-jalapeno-cream-cheese-stuffed-chicken-thighs http://www.smoking-meat.com/october-18-2017-jalapeno-cream-cheese-stuffed-chicken-thighs#comments Thu, 19 Oct 2017 05:10:37 +0000 http://www.smoking-meat.com/?p=24171 In my humble opinion, the best part of the chicken is the thigh. There is plenty of fat to keep it moist and of course the fat is where the flavor is. Unfortunately it is not the healthiest part so this should be a treat, not an everyday staple;-) These smoked chicken thighs are seasoned […]]]> http://www.smoking-meat.com/october-18-2017-jalapeno-cream-cheese-stuffed-chicken-thighs/feed 5 Seared and Smoked Top Sirloin Steaks http://www.smoking-meat.com/september-14-2017-seared-and-smoked-top-sirloin-steaks http://www.smoking-meat.com/september-14-2017-seared-and-smoked-top-sirloin-steaks#comments Thu, 14 Sep 2017 03:53:05 +0000 http://www.smoking-meat.com/?p=24076 I cooked up some smoked top sirloin steak the other day– dry brined and seasoned with my Texas style rub (purchase recipes here) and it was without a doubt, hands down the best steak I've had broiled, grilled, or smoked. This write-up is going to give you all the juicy, delicious details about how I […]]]> http://www.smoking-meat.com/september-14-2017-seared-and-smoked-top-sirloin-steaks/feed 3 Weber Grill Pan http://www.smoking-meat.com/weber-grill-pan-stainless-steel http://www.smoking-meat.com/weber-grill-pan-stainless-steel#comments Fri, 08 Sep 2017 01:07:14 +0000 http://www.smoking-meat.com/?p=24061 I am a huge fan of using pans and racks to carry the food to and from the smoker and I've been using the Bradley racks for years but those things are getting hard to find for some reason. I ordered several different types of pans from Amazon and this is the one I finally […]]]> http://www.smoking-meat.com/weber-grill-pan-stainless-steel/feed 3 Jeff’s Recommended Thermometers http://www.smoking-meat.com/jeffs-recommended-thermometers http://www.smoking-meat.com/jeffs-recommended-thermometers#comments Wed, 06 Sep 2017 03:11:18 +0000 http://www.smoking-meat.com/?p=24034 Cooking is as much science as it is an art and while it's not always an exact science, there are aspects of cooking that we can get exact due to the wonderful tools at our disposal. We no longer have to guess temperature based on touch. Why folks are still doing that.. I'll never know […]]]> http://www.smoking-meat.com/jeffs-recommended-thermometers/feed 2 Jeff’s Recommended Smokers http://www.smoking-meat.com/jeffs-recommended-smokers http://www.smoking-meat.com/jeffs-recommended-smokers#comments Tue, 05 Sep 2017 21:55:32 +0000 http://www.smoking-meat.com/?p=24025 The following smokers are ones that I own or have cooked on and found to be ones that I would like to recommend. There is not one smoker that is perfect for everyone.. this decision is based purely on preference, lifestyle, and what type of dwelling you live in. For instance, apartment dwellers are probably […]]]> http://www.smoking-meat.com/jeffs-recommended-smokers/feed 24